Access Siri from a Locked iPhone 6

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Steps

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    Turn your phone on by pressing the home button at the bottom of your phone.
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    Swipe from left to right to unlock your phone.
    You may have another method of unlocking your phone.
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  3. 3
    Open Settings.
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    Scroll down and tap Touch ID & Passcode.
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    Enter your pass-code.
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    Scroll down to the section ALLOW ACCESS WHEN LOCKED and tap the switch icon beside Siri.
    If this switch is set to on, or is green, you have enabled access to Siri when your phone is locked.
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    Press the home button twice to view your open apps.
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    Swipe the settings app up to close it.
    Minimizing the number of apps running in the background will help to conserve your battery.
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    To confirm that Siri has been enabled on the lock screen, press the lock button on the right side of the phone to lock it and turn off the screen.
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    Press the home button at the bottom of your phone to turn the screen back on and open the lock screen.
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    Press and hold the home button to access Siri.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to access Siri on a locked iPhone 6.
    If you have any questions, please post them in the comments section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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Video: Access Siri from a Locked iPhone 6

Questions and Answers

How can I get SIRI to come up if my iPhone is locked and disabled?

I forgot my password and I need SIRI . I have tried: I tried turning on SIRI but I need the passcode it says. I think it was caused by: I forgot my password and I restarted my phone

  1. 1
    Press and hold the home button to activate Siri.
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    She will not unlock your phone if you ask her to unlock it.
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    If you ask her to perform an action that requires unlocking your phone, she will say so.
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    To remove the passcode, you will need to connect your phone to your computer and launch iTunes.
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    From iTunes, click your device icon.
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    Click "Back Up Now" to save all of your data.
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    Turn off your phone after it has been done.
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    Press and hold the power button for 3 seconds.
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    Press and hold the power and home buttons for 10 seconds.
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  10. 10
    Release the power button only.
    Wait for 15 seconds. This should put your phone in a device-firmware-update mode.
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    You will be asked to restore the device.
    Confirm it.
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    When the process has been finished, your iPhone will boot up.
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    Click the device icon in iTunes again.
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    Click "Restore Backup".
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